Data: North America Location: Montreal Top Executive: Pierre Lessard, president, CEO Corporate/Franchise Stores: 746 Sales in $ Billions: 10.5 (U.S.) Date FY Ended: 9/29/07 Website: www.metro.ca Overview Metro operates 300 corporate stores that account for 80% of total sales and supplies 446 franchised stores, including 261 supermarkets and 185 drug stores. Eric La Fleche is scheduled to succeed Lessard as president and CEO in April.

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